News

Tipping fees at transfer station up to $6

The Regional District of Nanaimo has given provisional approval to a rise in the solid waste tipping fees for the coming year.

At the monthly committee of the whole meeting, directors agreed to increase tipping fees at the Church Road transfer station from $5 to $6 for anything under 50 kilos. In a report to directors, Maggie Warren, the superintendent of scale and transfer services, said the RDN has managed to reduce the amount of solid waste processed in the district by 25 per cent.

 

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Liberal leader wows the crowd
 
Election 2014: Mayoralty hopefuls face off
 
Review: Entering the time warp all over again
NDP Leader tours Teck mines
 
Gun amnesty declared in June
 
Shipping company names new ship after the city
Teachers bristle at contract legislation
 
Event has Penticton on a roll
 
Feisty kitty a survivor